Canadian Nautical Research Society 2020 Conference "Waterfronts at Work"

Country: Canada

City: Vancouver

Abstr. due: 01.05.2020

Dates: 13.08.20 — 15.08.20

Organizing comittee e-mail:

Organizers: Canadian Forces College


Any student enrolled at a university or college giving a presentation is eligible for consideration for the Gerald Panting Bursary, to help defray registration, accommodation, and transportation costs.  The number and monetary value of any bursary given out will depend on the number of applicants.

The Main Conference Theme is: Waterfronts at Work

Conference organizers will accept any maritime-related paper proposal on a Canadian, North American, or international topic, especially addressing: 

  • shipping
  • marine transportation and business
  • ferries
  • ports and harbours
  • towing and barging
  • tugs
  • pilotage
  • shipbuilding
  • container, commodity, and bulk terminals
  • dock and longshore work
  • maritime unions
  • waterfront industrial land redevelopment
  • rail and road bridges across waterways
  • navies and shore infrastructure.

Conference Web-Site: